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Watsi is a crowdfunding platform that allows users to donate directly to patients seeking medical treatment in the developing world.
“With health care, creativity is a bit of a touchy subject. The biggest question is, Where and how can we be creative? It’s finding these high-benefit, low-risk areas.”
“I hope there will be more people putting thought into the user experience in health care. The health field in the United States is very business-to-business heavy, and as a result the consumer space has been slow to evolve.”
“Juxtaposing long-term vision and day-to-day execution. For instance, I believe that one day, everyone will have access to a basic level of health care. But what I’m not as sure of is the exact path to getting there.”
“People are going to require more transparency in their lives, and especially in health care. That’s fundamentally going to change. The more information you have, the better decisions you can make.”